Brooks Range Mountaineering Equipment said Tom Wheeler will join the Brooks Range family, serving as the West Coast sales rep. Starting immediately, Wheeler will be covering all Brooks Range sales in California, Arizona and Nevada.

Wheeler has been an independent sales rep on the West Coast for that past nine years and has extensive experience and strong relationships within the outdoor and wintersports industry. His current lines include Apex ski boots, OSBE helmet line and Loki. He has also worked for Salomon, Lafuma, K2, Reusch, Teva and Kavu.

“Tom is a rep that has worked this area for several years; he knows the retailers,” said Jeff Blakely, general manager of Brooks Range Mountaineering Equipment. “He and his associates have already been in touch with retailers who will be attending the OR Winter Market later this month so he will hit the ground running.”

Brooks Range continues to add more outside sales representatives, further increasing their high level of customer service that both retailers and consumers have come to expect. Please contact for more information on Brooks Range’s sales employment needs.

Brooks Range is a manufacturer of mountaineering and outdoor equipment located in Fremont, CA, providing innovative, top-quality backcountry and outdoor gear for professional guides and recreational travelers alike. Brooks Range products — designed to deliver the ultimate in utility, comfort and safety in the backcountry and outdoors – are tested by some of the world's top mountaineering, avalanche and backcountry professionals. These experts form the core of the Brooks Range Advisory Board. Most products are made in the USA and are sold at outdoor retail shops nationwide, and on the web at: